Man Shot Four Times in Williamsbridge

By Kevin Deutsch
kdeutsch@bronxjusticenews.com

Police are searching for a gunman who pumped four bullets into a 24-year-old man during an argument in Williamsbridge Thursday night, authorities said

The dispute happened near the intersection of Paulding Avenue and East 214th Street about 11:40 p.m. It culminated in the unidentified gunman shooting the victim three times in his chest and once in his leg, according to police.

No arrests had been announced as of Saturday.

Anyone with information is asked to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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Kevin Deutsch is a Staff Writer for Bronx Justice News covering the criminal justice system, drugs, and DNA use by law enforcement. An award-winning journalist, Deutsch is the author of the true crime books "Pill City" and "The Triangle." He has worked on staff at the Daily News, Miami Herald, Newsday, The Palm Beach Post, and The Riverdale Press. His work has also appeared in Newsweek, Columbia Journalism Review, The New York Times, The Village Voice, The Forward, The Independent, Huffington Post, Orlando Sentinel, and the New York Post, among other publications. His numerous television appearances include spots on CNN, MSNBC, and C-SPAN's BookTV. He has also been featured in The New Yorker. A Bronx resident, Deutsch hosts the true crime podcast "A Dark Turn" on the Authors on the Air Global Radio Network.